The top 7 best summer game recipes

The top 7 best summer game recipes brings together The Field’s favourite seasonal suppers. If you think that game can only be enjoyed on a cold winter’s night by the…

Foreign foxhounds

Foreign foxhounds still hunting live quarry across the world have more in common with our own hounds than we may think. The introduction of blood from English foxhounds has made…

Ban on lead ammunition

A ban on lead ammunition has been ruled out by Liz Truss, Secretary of State for the Environment. Liz Truss has rejected the Lead Ammunition Group (LAG) process’ recommendations and…

Chris Packham

Chris Packham has launched a personal social media campaign this week, lobbying for Marks and Spencer to stop selling red grouse. The UK’s leading countryside organisations have united to demand…

Rabbit in lemon, thyme and milk

Rabbit in lemon, thyme and milk will ensure even the oldest and most over-iced bunnies are tender and moist on the plate. Rabbit is an abundant, lean and healthy meat…

Shooting invitations

Shooting invitations are delightful to receive and essential to send. Robert Gibbons gives his advice on the etiquette surrounding shooting invitations. Whether you are a guest or the host, make…

Dry apples

Knowing how to dry apples will give you a break from the crumbles, pies, chutneys and juices when they start falling from the tree. No need for a dehydrator, our…

Fried artichoke, anchovy and ricotta salad

Fried artichoke, anchovy and ricotta salad makes for a delicious light starter to a summer supper. Philippa Davis recommends serving this piled high on the plate, topped with a generous…

Gundog breed standards

Gundog breed standards are supposedly the blueprint for the perfect pedigree animal, yet in reality the dogs they produce can be overweight and even disabled. David Tomlinson questions whether gundog…